Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 6/11/12
Start 'Em Josh Beckett (@MIA, @CHC Since his infamous implosion against the Indians on May 10 (following a missed start due to, ahem, "golfgate"), Beckett has been quietly effective, holding opponents to a .227 average and flaunting a 2.21 ERA in his last five starts. Better yet, in four of these five outings, Beckett has surrendered just two runs or less. The Marlins and Cubs rank in the bottom third in the league in runs, giving Beckett the opportunity to continue this pitching proficiency. Adam Wainwright (CHW, KC) While we usually are not prone to endorsing a starter with an ERA hovering near 5.00, Wainwright has been solid as of late, relinquishing three runs or less in four of his past five appearances, with the only blemish a bruising at the hands of the Mets on the night of Johan Santana's no-no. As alluded to above, Wainwright's 4.97 ERA is disconcerting, but his .322 BABIP, 3.66 FIP and 3.22 xFIP illustrate the former All-Star has been the victim of bad luck. Expect...
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